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Re: [BKARTS] folded-in corners query



We called them "butterflies".

If you mean a corner that has been folded over, then cut, then when you fold it back out it is larger than the surrounding paper. You see them in magazines.

. . .

Ray Nichols
Wallflowers Press

. . .

http://wallflowerspress.com



On Jun 27, 2007, at 4:15 AM, Claire Bolton wrote:

Is there an official name for the folded-in corners, sometimes found in old
books and contemporary bindings, that have missed the binder's trim?


Claire Bolton
_www.alembicpress.co.uk_ (http://www.alembicpress.co.uk)





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Now Online @ <http://www.philobiblon.com/bonefolder>
Visit "The Book of Origins: A survey of American Fine Binding"
Online exhibit and catalog order form at
<http://library.syr.edu/digital/exhibits/b/bookoforigins/>
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Book_Arts-L FAQ and Archive.
See <http://www.philobiblon.com> for full information
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